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Conundrum Red 2018 Wine Review

Conundrum Red 2018

Conundrum Red 2018

California, United States

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $24.95

Drink: 2020-2024

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine


Winery: Conundrum

Agent: The Bacchus Group Inc.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Dark chocolate, mocha and espresso on the nose with sweet black cherry and more chocolate on the palate of this Californian red wine blend. Full-bodied, supple and smooth, and brought to us by Charlie Wagner and Caymus. Try it with Mexican mole. Very concentrated and intense with a long finish. Pair with a rare steak.

Red food pairings: beef vindaloo, pork chops, barbecued ribs.

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This Conundrum Red 2018 was reviewed on May 17, 2019 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

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HOWARD & E.C. ROW EXPWY (ROUNDHOUSE CTR)759 Add
FRONT ROAD & BEACH LANE545 Add
TECUMSEH & LAUZON289 Add
ST. CLAIR AND PIONEER LINE285 Add
DUNDAS & TRAFALGAR (OAK PARK)254 Add
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Reviews and Ratings

Wineboy rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

From vintage to vintage wines change. Gone is the Conundrum Red of old and a more fruity, jammy style. Which grape varieties make up this wine remains a well guarded secret I think the percentage of Zin gone up - it sure seems so as the juicy fruit is stepped up and a touch of residual sugar remains. My guess is that Syrah also has a large presence with berries filling out the mid-palate.
How do you make up your mind about a wine named Conundrum? Lots of blueberry pie with mocha aromas. Full-bodied with cocoa on the finish. - Community Wine Reviews

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